South America's Big Five Explorer

Departs Daily - Independent Tour - can be customised to suit you.

Experience five top places in South America – Rio de Janeiro, Machu Picchu, Iguazu Falls, Amazon & Galapagos

Return back in time and get insights into what the lost city of Incas must have looked like and visit the Amazon Jungle to learn about the wildlife, conservation and future of the largest tropical rainforest
Contact Jan and Pam to discuss in more detail.

Your travel itinerary

Day 1 Buenos Aires

Day 2 Buenos Aires

Day 3 Buenos Aires - Iguazu

Day 4 Iguazu

Day 6 Rio de Janeiro

Day 7 Rio de Janeiro

Day 8 Rio de Janeiro - Lima

Day 9 Lima

Day 10 Lima- Puno

Day 11 Lake Titicaca

Day 12 Puno - Cusco

Day 13 Cusco

Day 14 Sacred Valley Aguas Calientes

Day 15 Machu Picchu - Cusco

Day 16 Cusco - Amazon Jungle

Day 17 Peru - Amazon Jungle

Day 18 Peru - Amazon Jungle

Day 19 Peru Amazon Jungle - Lima

Day 20 Lima - Quito

Day 21 Quito

Day 22 Quito - Galapagos Islands

Day 23 Galapagos Islands

Day 24 Galapagos Islands

Day 25 Galapagos Islands

Day 26 Galapagos Islands - Quito

Day 27 Quito or Guayaquil

Depart Depart Any time. Transfer to the Airport is Included
NOTE: Tour can be done in reverse. Please ask for more details


What’s Included

  • Standard hotel accommodation
  • 4 nights on board Galapagos Islands cruise
  • Breakfast daily, and other meals as outlined in the included sightseeing tours
  • Full Board while on the Galapagos Cruise & in the Amazon (Excludes drinks)
  • Internal flights
  • All transfers, mostly on a private basis
  • Sightseeing on a shared basis as outlined in the tour itinerary with English speaking guides
  • Train from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes Return
  • Entrance fees & National Park fees, unless otherwise stated


Departs Daily From $14,590 per person twinshare

*This is a cash or cheque price. Credit cards will incur a 2% fee
*Itinerary and costs subject to change, airline and fuel charges and currency fluctuations prior to final payment


  • Hotel upgrades available
  • Alternative 4-15 day Galapagos Cruise options (Additional costs apply)
  • Galapagos National Park Fees of USD$100 per person payable locally (subject to changes)
  • Galapagos tourist card of USD$20 per person payable locally (subject to changes)
  • Iguazu Tourist Tax payable locally. Approx. ARS50 (USD3.40) per person. Subject to change
  • International flights are NOT included. However can be added. Please ask for more details.

Booking Conditions

Subject to change and availability. Terms and conditions apply

Note: Pukekohe Travel reserves the right to correct errors and omissions on our website without recourse.
* Itinerary subject to change